Michelin-starred Italian celebrity chef, Alfredo Russo, will headline a series of events being hosted as part of the Italian Cuisine World Summit 2016 at Vivaldi by Alfredo Russo, Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel and Towers.
Taking place in Dubai from 7 – 17 November, the Italian Cuisine World Summit joins over 150,000 visitors with 60 hotels and Italian restaurants in Dubai and 40 Michelin-starred chefs.
Chef Alfredo Russo commented: “It’s an incredible honour to be able to participate in the Italian Cuisine World Summit and of course it’s always a pleasure when I have the opportunity to visit Vivaldi.
“Chef Fabio Genghini and the team do such a fine job. Now we have the opportunity to work together for the occasion of the gala and several other summit activities at the restaurant.”
On 11 November, Vivaldi by Alfredo Russo will host ‘Le 4 Staggioni’, a dinner created by four Michelin-starred chefs: Alfredo Russo, Giuseppe Mancino, Vincenzo Guarino and Luca Abbruzzino.
The following evening, The Night of the Stars Gala will see each participating chef invent their own dishes, representing a culmination of cuisines worldwide.
Hector Rodriguez Ladeveze, executive assistant manager at Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel and Towers commented: “I cannot be more pleased with the Sheraton Dubai Creek’s involvement with The Night of the Stars Gala.
“We truly believe in the importance of giving back and this is an excellent way to merge helping others with yet another fantastic activity surrounded by Chef Alfredo Russo’s visit to the property.”
On November 13, Alfredo Russo will join forces with Michelin-starred chefs Patrizia Di Benedetto, Paolo Gramaglia and Tomaso Arrigoni, to host a charity dinner benefiting Al Jalila Foundation’s Road to Awareness campaign.
The final event in the series will take place on 14 November, with Vivaldi by Alfredo Russo presenting the Lavazza Coffee Dinner, a four course coffee-paired meal.
Offering traditional Italian cuisine transformed by innovative interpretation, Alfredo Russo is best known for his modern Italian fine dining at Dolce Stil Novo alla Reggia at the Palace of Venaria, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.